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'''RAND Corporation''' ("Research and development") is an American nonprofit global policy think tank originally formed by Douglas Aircraft Company to offer research and analysis to the United States Armed Forces. It is financed by the Federal government of the United States|U.S. government and private Financial endowment|endowment, corporations including the health care industry, university|universities and private individuals. The organization has expanded to work with other governments, private foundations, international organizations, and commercial organizations on a host of non-defense issues. RAND aims for interdisciplinary and quantitative problem solving via translating theory|theoretical concepts from formal economics and the Outline of physical...
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PredecessorIndividuals of Douglas Aircraft Company
MergedUnited States Army Air Forces
Successor| formation = {{start date and age|1948|05|14|df=y}}
FoundersHenry H. Arnold|Henry H. "Hap" Arnold
Donald Wills Douglas, Sr.|Donald Douglas
Major general (United States)|Major General Curtis LeMay
Extinction
Merger| type = Global policy think tank{{cite book|last1=Medvetz|first1=Thomas|title=Think Tanks in America|date=2012|publisher=University of Chicago Press|location=Chicago|isbn=9780226517292|page=26|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=kuh_VuW1WisC&pg=PA26|accessdate=25 April 2015}}
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sperry rand corporation. sperry systems management division
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marquis, m. susan
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rand corporation
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lohr, kathleen n., 1941-
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pearson, marjorie l
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trude, sally
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